Synopses & Reviews
Clearly outlining the signs of old age and an old dog's most common ailments, this guide explains the aging process of dogs and offers accessible and simple advice on how to prepare a dog for a longer and happier old age. To control forgetfulness, fatigue, and other health problems, suggestions are given for stimulating games, as well as the best diet for older dogs. Owners are empowered to help their dogs live longer and more comfortably using alternative therapies, such as aromatherapy and acupuncture, and by following simple routines of hygiene and first aid. Special sections are included on each breed of dog, terms vets may use, and the ins and outs of pet insurance.
"Handy tips on how you can ensure your pet's comfort and happiness during this period of his life." Your Dog
About the Author
Olivier Lagalisse is an ethologist that specializes in canine behavior.